Chloe Plus Olivia: 2an Anthology of Lesbian and Bisexual Literature from the 17th Century to Th
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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And how are we to read Charlotte Charke's naming her character "Charlotte"?
Charke's writing and ... FURTHER READING: Charlotte Charke, A Narrative of
the Life of Mrs. Charlotte Charke, Youngest Daughter of Colly Cibber, 2nd ed. (
She is not terrified by "vodun" or the mysteries of the supernatural, and therefore
she "normalizes" those mysteries for the reader. The lesbian vampire image is
further transformed by the "womanist" values Gomez attributes to her vampire ...
The uninitiated would undoubtedly have been confounded by the question, but
many lesbian readers of her day must have ... FURTHER READING: Gertrude
Stein, Fernhurst, QED, and Other Early Writings (New York: Liveright, 1971);
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
Chloe plus Olivia: an anthology of lesbian literature from the seventeenth century to the presentUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
Mens Writing on Romantic Friendship
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